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Aww: Matt Yglesias bashes Rand Paul’s ‘white supremacist’ leanings, gets feelings hurt

http://twitchy.com/2013/06/20/aww-matt-yglesias-bashes-rand-...

-"Kind of amusing how thoughtlessly Yglesias can move from blatantly racist statements to accusing others of it."

Horrendous day? More like horrendous week. Man.

First, he suggested that Bobby Jindal might only be seen as intelligent because he’s Indian. He took a well-deserved beating for that one. A wise man would lay low for a while. But Matt just can’t help himself! This morning, the Slate writer shared his thoughts about Sen. Rand Paul speaking at Howard University earlier this year:
https://twitter.com/mattyglesias/status/347704102668607489

Matt Yglesias ✔ @mattyglesias

...."In broader context, Paul’s musings on Jim Crow are probably driven by his white supremacist leanings."

Seriously. Yglesias is full of you-know-what, and Twitter users are making sure he knows it:
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-@JohnEkdahl

“Rand Paul is a racist”, says guy that trashed Jindal’s Indian heritage earlier in the week. @mattyglesias
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-@AG_Conservative

Right on cue, Matty Yglesias couldn't let 24 hours go by without tweeting something incredibly stupid
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@KevinNR

Why did @mattyglesias demand his salad dressing on the side? White supremacism, probably.
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